Aviation Day at the Capitol

    Aviation Day at the North Dakota State Capitol Tuesday, March 17th, 2015   9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Join the Aviation Community of North Dakota in celebrating aviation in our State with the 64th Legislative Assembly. The following entities will be representing Aviation in North Dakota: ND Pilots Association, ND Aeronautics Commission, Civil Air […]

Preserving the History of Hangar 5 in Bismarck

This article is courtesy of the Bismarck Tribune. For this article on their website, click here. BISMARCK, N.D. –A nonprofit group wants to move and convert a 78-year-old building on the Bismarck Airport grounds into an aviation museum. The Bismarck Air Museum Foundation was incorporated nearly three years ago to save Hangar No. 5 for historical purposes. […]

Air Force Powder River Environmental Statement

The U.S. Air Force has released the Powder River Training Complex Environmental Impact Statement. Previously in 2014, the North Dakota Aviation Council and the North Dakota Aeronautics commission released comments against the Air Forces’ proposed changes to the Airspace over North Dakota. Both responses are attached below. The ND Pilots Association stands with both the commission and […]

Aeronautics Seeking Airport Planner

The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission is seeking a new Airport Planner. Information below has been provided by Oracle and the State of North Dakota. For the actual job listing please click   HERE Hiring Range:  $4,163 – $5,352 monthly + benefits including fully paid family health insurance Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree with a major in aeronautics, planning, […]

Air Museums in North Dakota

Are you looking for an awesome weekend activity this summer? North Dakota has two of the best Air Museums in the Upper Midwest! The Dakota Territory Air Museum and the Fargo Air Museum boast some of the best preserved aircraft in the world. Their dedication to the preservation of aviation not only in North Dakota, but also […]

American Airlines to Operate out of Bismarck

Story Courtesy of the Bismarck Tribune.  By Jessica Holdman Another airline will fly out of the Bismarck Airport. American Airlines will add direct flights to Dallas-Fort Worth and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport starting Oct. 1. “This takes our air transport to the next level,” Bismarck Mayor John Warford said. Flights will depart from Bismarck daily, leaving […]

NDAC Response to Powder River

The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission has crafted a response to the FAA’s proposed Powder River Training Complex for Military operations in North and South Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming. The North Dakota Pilots Association fully supports the commission’s stance regarding this pressing issue for aviation in North Dakota. The comment period for the new Powder River […]

North Dakota Aeronautics Commission Names New Director

The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission announced last week, the hiring of Kyle Wanner as its new Director. Wanner has been with the agency since 2011 and spent the previous 4 months serving in the role of Acting Director. Originally from Mandan, North Dakota, he is a graduate from the University of North Dakota Aviation program receiving […]